News BreaK Search: Prisons and Prisoners
Woman given prison for role in streaming live on Facebook a beating of teen with disabilities
A woman accused of taking part in the racially charged assault of a teen with mental disabilities that was live-streamed on Facebook was sentenced to three years in prison...
36 minutes ago - Chicago Tribune
East Chicago woman gets 17 years in prison for sex trafficking
An East Chicago woman was sentenced to 17 years in prison for sex trafficking, according to a release from the U.S. Attorney's Office for the Northern District of Indiana...
56 minutes ago - Chicago Tribune
E. coli outbreak warning expands to all romaine lettuce
Public health officials are now telling consumers to avoid all types of romaine lettuce because of an E. coli outbreak linked to the vegetable that has spread to at least 16...
58 minutes ago - The Morning Call - 8 articles
Man jailed 25 years in tourist slaying sues New York City
NEW YORK - A man who was freed from prison in 2015 after spending a quarter-century in prison for an infamous tourist killing has sued New York City for wrongful imprisonment...
1 hour ago - The Seattle Times
E. coli update: 60 sick, including 8 in prison. CDC expands romaine lettuce warning
Information from an mini-outbreak of E. coli in an Alaska prison led the Centers for Disease Control to expand its warning about romaine lettuce from Yuma, Arizona, in the...
2 hours ago - Miami Herald - 8 articles
Trucker In Human Smuggling Case Sentenced To Life In Prison
In July, law enforcement found James Matthew Bradley Jr. sitting in the front seat of a tractor-trailer with human cargo - 39 undocumented immigrants. Ten passengers died.
2 hours ago - NPR
Former Cy-Creek High School band director gets prison in student sex case
A former Cypress Creek High School band director is going to prison for having sex with a student.
2 hours ago - ABC
Woman gets life in prison for plot to shoot up Canadian mall
A Geneva, Ill. woman who plotted a Valentine's Day shooting rampage at a Canadian mall was sentenced to life in prison Friday.
2 hours ago - NY Daily News - 2 articles
Suburban woman sentenced to life in plot to attack Canadian mall
HALIFAX, Nova Scotia - An American woman who plotted to go on a Valentine's Day shooting rampage at a Canadian mall was sentenced to life in prison Friday with no chance of...
2 hours ago - WGN TV - 2 articles
Gruesome details about Michael Bever's role in family killings revealed during opening statements
By Samantha Vicent and Michael Overall Tulsa World In an abusive household where the children rarely ventured outside, then-16-year-old Michael Bever fell under the spell of...
3 hours ago - News OK
The headlines of News BreaK
Path to denuclearization? North Korea announces 6 pivotal decisions
Pyongyang has declared a new strategic course for the country, announcing an indefinite suspension of all nuclear and ballistic missile tests, in the run-up to the planned...
Mourners lining up to pay final respects to Barbara Bush
People waited in line for hours to be screened by security before boarding shuttle buses to attend a public viewing of the former first lady.
Oklahoma police department hosts 4/20 'contest' to find person with most pot
On April 20, a date often associated with marijuana, one Oklahoma police department is hosting a "contest" to give away prizes to the person who has the most marijuana.
North Korean leader: We no longer need nuclear tests, state-run media reports
Kim said that "under the proven condition of complete nuclear weapons, we no longer need any nuclear tests."
Scared, angry and demanding action: Hundreds walk out of Triangle schools in...
Students across the Triangle will walk out of their classes on Friday as part of National School Walkout Day to demand an end to gun violence.
Walmart tests new employee dress code at some stores
Walmart operates more than 5,000 stores and clubs across the U.S.
Defense says schedules show Cosby wasn't around for assault
Jurors got a look at Bill Cosby's travel records as his lawyers made the case that he never visited his mansion in the month he's of accused sexually assaulting a woman there.
Producer and DJ known as Avicii has been found dead
LOS ANGELES, CA - FEBRUARY 13: DJ Avicii poses with TJX Rewards Platinum MasterCard Card holders at the MasterCard Lounge at Westwood One Backstage on February 13, 2016 in Los...
CDC's warning on E. coli outbreak expands to all romaine lettuce
Consumers anywhere in the United States who have store-bought romaine at home, including salads and salad mixes containing that lettuce, should throw it away immediately...
BREAKING: DNC sues Trump campaign, alleges conspiracy with Russia to disrupt...
The Democratic National Committee has filed a law suit against the Trump campaign, Wikileaks, and the Russian government, alleging a conspiracy to disrupt the 2016...